skip to main content

Policies and Procedures

Our policies library is regularly updated with the most recent policies we use at the Trust to help us provide the best support we can for all we serve. You can download all of our Trust policies and procedures. 

SH CP 135
Title
Decontamination of Flexible Endoscopes Procedure (Appendix 20 of Infection Prevention and Control Policy)
Policy
- 733KB
Description
This policy outlines: the principles of endoscope decontamination and current national legislation and guidance which applies to the decontamination of flexible endoscopes. It provides guidance suitable methods of decontamination and the standards of practice expected of staff to reduce the risk of cross- infection from flexible endoscopes  with lumens (does not include decontamination of scopes without lumens such as nasendoscopes)
Associated documents
- 47KB
Page Comments